Transfer Outlook 2003 Email Address Autocomplete Cache to Outlook 2010

Written by James McDonald

March 6, 2012

Blogging laziness. Like he said ==>

This is my instructions (just in case the above doesn’t google up for me again) for moving from Windows XP Pro/Outlook 2003 to Windows 7 Pro/Outlook 2010

  1. Copy the Outlook 2003 <profile name>.NK2 file from the users %APPDATA%\Microsoft\Outlook folder in Windows XP Pro to
    \Users\%username%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Outlook making sure you rename it to be the same as the Outlook profile name on the Windows 7 target machine.
  2. on the windows 7 box cd to \Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Office14 and run outlook.exe /importnk2 and your done


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